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28 Feb 2022
This show is considered to be the first science fiction radio show, and at its best, it encapsulated much of what I love about golden age sci-fi.
28 Feb 2022
"In some of my poetry, I feel like I’m freeing words of their boundaries and letting them absorb new meanings and new possibilities."
24 Jan 2022
I love flash fiction for a lot of reasons. There’s the instant gratification of reading a complete work of fiction in just a few minutes. And there’s the way flash lends itself to playful, inventive experimentation with form, prose, style, voice, and subject. I also love the way a flash story can be honed and sharpened as everything extraneous is eliminated, and the way it can capture and convey the essence of something—an emotion, a world, a situation, a possibility, an idea, even a joke!—in brilliant brevity.
22 Nov 2021
"It is hard not to take SG1 at, quite literally, face value. The ethnic composition of the team speaks for itself."
22 Nov 2021
Ergo, the ray is a bad thing for Black Barney but a good thing for Candy Cane. Perspective is so important.
22 Nov 2021
"It's not that I don't want to write. It's that there are barriers, and some of those barriers are of my own making, and some of them are not."
27 Sep 2021
There is danger in representing ourselves, in being seen. We are not necessarily equipped to have discussions describing experiences with systems of representation. In our eagerness to see more difference, we do not always take into account how difference is exploited and marketed. Within the discourses of multiculturalism many of us have grown up in, no matter what our ideological stance, we instantly become representatives for multiculturalism. It’s easy to encourage representations of the Other, because the Other is ourselves, and we often desire representations within the frameworks we were familiar with.
27 Sep 2021
I have a deep love for stories that tell new fairy tales in the old style, or that take the old tales, reimagine them, reshape them, and turn them into something new, whether it’s by putting a different spin on the characters or the setting or the point of view or something else. Luckily for me, and you, there is a lot of masterful and audacious fairy tale/folktale-inspired short fiction to feast upon.
23 Aug 2021
So the only advice I have is to find people that you like hanging out with and bring up the subject, because not everybody is out about their disabilities, right? So you would miss those people if you were going for discussion groups that were official and supported by your doctor or whatever. So hang out with people that you like and bring up disability. And you may be surprised at who you find that is a fellow traveler.
29 Jul 2021
I believe Art Daily went and stole the extremely dangerous thing and is now going to Philadelphia, as one does, when one has stolen an extremely dangerous thing.
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